Incentives likely to include large payments to soldiers now working as translators.
Two sisters in Lima win acclaim for breaking stereotypes – and teaching women business skills.
With food prices on the rise, 'community kitchens' provide half a million Lima residents with affordable daily meals.
Jesse Lowe began a public protest against drugs in March, spurring new activism.
President Alan García presides over one of the region's fastest growth rates, but his approval rating sank to 26 percent this week because the poor say their lives aren't any better.
Female contestant Lima Sahar caused a nationwide debate about women's roles before being voted off last week.